BBC America’s fantastic new scifi series Orphan Black leads off this week’s DVD and Blu-ray releases (and I’ll explain why it should be your must-buy in a sec). But there’s also gun-toting puritans, tons of cartoons, flying monkeys, and a very special sexual-assault tree, too. Read more...
Charles Dellschau was a butcher, but after his retirement in 1899, he became an artist, laboring over intricate collages and illustrations of flying machines. He filled notebooks with gorgeous, multicolored airship designs and mysterious, coded records of the "Sonora Aero Club." Read more...
Watch what happens when three fantastic comedians encounter a giant fly during a tape of the Graham Norton show. It's like the greatest unplanned prop ever. Do they shoo it away? No, what fun would that be? This is terrific....
I came across this recently. I think it would be a fantastic idea for the use up Northbourne Avenue. Imagine one day you driving on road, then one huge “moving tunnel” flying overhead, carring with hundreds of people, you may think it is dream, but it is true, soon this incredible Straddling Bus(3D Bus) will appear on [...]
Portugal. The Man’s new album Evil Friends is in stores today. It’s a fantastic record that’s been on repeat for me ever since I got a promo copy. The cover artwork is amazing, so I suggest that you pick up a physical copy at an indie store if you haven’t gone completely digital by now. [...]
Paul Mugo, owner of the Kenya Tyeing Flies Company, has sent me yet another amazing collection of his handmade flies. If you haven’t seen his work before you should definitely check out the two previous galleries of his fantastic flies. Show More Summary
Artist James Hance mashed up Wizard of Oz and with a bit of Bouguereau to create this fantastic piece: The Adoration of Elphie. Flying monkeys have never looked so cute! View more Wizard of Oz stuff from the NeatoShop.
It is not an understatement to say that, for many who work within the industry of fantastic film and those who cover it, Ray Harryhausen was one of the key godfathers of the Sense of Wonder. In such films as EARTH VS. THE FLYING SAUCERS, THE SEVENTH VOYAGE OF SINBAD, JASON AND THE ARGONAUTS, and [...]
As some of you may remember, last year filmmaker Khalil Joseph made a fantastic short film for Flying Lotus’ album Until The Quiet Comes. Joseph and Lotus have teamed up once again for Joseph’s latest short film Wildcat. The dialogue-free Wildcat is...Show More Summary
Superman Cape Socks Are your old socks falling down on the job? Let the Superman Cape Socks from the NeatoShop fly into action and save the day. This fantastic pair of crewsocks features a 3-D cape. Look down at your feet! It's a bird! It's a plane! It's Superman socks! Be sure to check out the Neatoshop for more great Footwear and amazing Superman items. Link
Last week Air France announced changes to their Flying Blue program that, if you’re a half-full kinda person, are fantastic or, if you’re a half-empty kinda person, represent a devaluation. Here’s the deal: - Coach tickets from the US...Show More Summary
Head to Spokane and enjoy some fantastic food paired with some fine adult beverages all to benefit the Wild Steelhead Coalition. Dry Fly Distillery and Sante Restaurant are proud to announce an event dinner benefiting the Wild Steelhead Coalition. Show More Summary
If you didn’t hear Thundercat (aka Stephen Bruner) on his fantastic 2011 album, you’ve probably heard his bass guitar brilliance on many of Flying Lotus’s best tracks Now Thundercat has a new album on the way, Apocalypse, which seems like a play on the former’s title, Golden Age Of Apocalypse. While Golden Age was mostly [...]
March was a big month for mobile apps. SXSWi brought with it a number of fantastic apps such as Takes, a new way to create sharable video on the fly, and Thread, an Android app that redefines the Caller ID on your phone. Google launched...Show More Summary
Have we mentioned how much we LOVE AlunaGeorge??!!!! Well, now the electro-soul duo has put a beautiful face to their fantastically good beats with their new music video for Attracting Flies!! We just can't get over how talented and FRESH these British imports are! Ch-ch-check out the outrageously cool modern fairytale retelling (above)!!!
Sam Raimi was faced with a predicament. Two of the characters in his upcoming film Oz The Great and Powerful are completely fantastical (a flying talking monkey and a foot tall talking/walking breakable china ceramic doll) but he didn’t want to have the characters to be completely created and performed in post production, and he also didn’t want to [...]
I made it to my first Fly Fishing Film Tour tonight. I even brought the wife, who “liked it.” One of the highlights was Hit’em Again Doc. Honestly, it is a fantastic story and guide Pete Wood gets my vote for guide of the century. Touching. It was fun. As I looked around at all [...]
The always fantastic AlunaGeorge offer another new track off their highly anticipated debut Body Music, out July 1. Stream “Attracting Flies” below; if the stream isn’t working, listen to it… Read more articles like "New: AlunaGeorge – “Attracting Flies”" on Pretty Much Amazing.
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